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Friday, March 23 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Professional Development for Teacher Assistants

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This workshop will provide a structure for starting your own program of professional development for teacher assistants—an endeavor that can benefit everyone in your school community. Discover how to define roles, help assistants develop stronger relationships with lead teachers and students, and empower assistants to take on meaningful responsibilities that lead to greater satisfaction and career investment.


Angela Boley

Angela Boley, MA, is dean of students at California Montessori Project in Carmichael, CA. AMS-credentialed (Elementary I–II). NCME-credentialed (Early Childhood).

Melanie Driskill

Melanie Driskill, MEd, is a teacher for the California Montessori Project in Sacramento, CA. AMS-credentialed (Elementary I–II).
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California Montessori Project
Gary S. Bowman, MSEd, is executive director of the California Montessori Project, in Carmichael, CA, and a member of the AMS Board of Directors.

Mickey Slamkowski

California Montessori Project
Mickey Slamkowski is program director at the California Montessori Project in Carmichael, CA, and a member of the AMS School Accreditation Commission. NCME-credentialed (Early Childhood).

Friday March 23, 2018 2:00pm - 3:15pm MDT
Plaza E Plaza Concourse Level